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Food & Nightlife

Food & Nightlife

New Year’s Eve in Yucatán

If you are planning to celebrate New Year’s Eve in Yucatán, and you are wondering “where can I go and celebrate? Here are some fun and delicious options for you….

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Gastronomy

Chef David Sterling (1951 – 2016)

It is with tremendous sadness that we report that the founder of Los Dos Cooking School, David Sterling, passed away in November. His Yucatecan cuisine cooking classes were adored by…

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The Best “Tortas de Lechón”

Easy to prepare but with amazing flavor, “tortas de lechón” are part of our region’s culinary richness. So, after tasting all the different gastronomic delights of our state, go ahead…

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Gastronomy, It's very yucatecan

Yucatecan Artisan Beer: Cheers!

In recent years, more and more beverage producers in Yucatán have branched into artisan beer production, joining brands from Tijuana, Aguascalientes, Guadalajara, and México City. We are, of course, a…

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Hot Sounds + Gastronomy

There’s a fantastic variety of nightlife in Mérida; you will find restaurants with gastronomic delights, bars with exquisite cocktails, cantinas, and nightclubs. But sometimes you want to have everything in…

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Gastronomy, Traveling & Getting around

Mercado 60

Mercado 60 opened its doors in May of this year on Calle 60, just one block from the popular Santa Lucía park in Mérida’s Centro. It is a gastronomic and…

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Italian Restaurants

La Tratto In their own words: “Two faces, one story.” It doesn’t matter if you prefer a more classic style in Centro or a modern one in the north part…

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Gastronomy

Gastronomy Tour

Visiting Yucatán means discovering its architecture, history, and walking its streets, as well as tasting its gastronomy, one of the most delicious and known worldwide. Whether you enjoy it in…

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Chiles en Nogada in Mérida

A recipe more than 200 years old… the story goes that to celebrate the independence of México from Spain, and the saint of one of the key personalities of this…

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Seafood Restaurants in Mérida

La Pigua Restaurante Takes you by the hand on a journey of sea flavors. Get on board with a shrimp soup, go from windward to leeward with an Xcatic chile…

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Cantinas in Mérida

La Negrita Cantina & Comedor This is the place where our fathers and grandfathers came for a beer. With almost 100 years of history, La Negrita Cantina is one of…

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European Restaurants in Mérida

La Bierhaus If you can’t get to Germany to try the excellent food and beer, visit La Bierhaus in Mérida instead. The furnishings, the uniforms, the décor, and ambience will…

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Gastronomy, Shopping

Ki’XOCOLATL

Are you a chocolate lover? If so, we have the perfect place for you. The magic started in 2002 when Stephanie Verbrugge and Matheiu Bress opened Ki’XOCOLATL. During the pre-Hispanic…

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Mérida Cafés

This month we’d like to take you on a tour of the Mérida café scene; there are more and more options every day. Here’s a look at five cafés in…

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Food & Nightlife

Mérida Nightlife

After dark, Mérida’s nightlife has something for every taste. Our city has a variety of colors, tastes, and rhythms for your enjoyment, whether you are looking for theater, shows, or…

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Chaya maya nutritivo
Gastronomy, It's very yucatecan

Delicious, Healthy Chaya

A native plant of southeastern México and Central America, chaya is a wild plant that grows just as easily in the patios of many homes. From Pre-Hispanic times, the Maya…

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Cantina La Negrita Centro Merida
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5 Featured Restaurants – March 2016

Osteria Piccoli Cucina Italiana This Italian restaurant is directed by chef Luca Piccoli, with a long and impressive career, and his Yucatecan wife Leticia Gaber, who oversees the service that…

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Gastronomy

Vegan Options in Mérida: LoQueHay Café

LoQueHay Café (“lo que hay” means “what there is”) is a vegan restaurant located on the tropical pool patio of Mérida’s first vegan hotel: MedioMundo. The restaurant serves rotating international dinners from Tuesdays through Saturdays including…

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Gastronomy

Yucatecan baguette, more than just bread

A visit to Yucatán wouldn’t be complete without tasting one of our local baguettes, known locally as “pan francés” or “barra”. Try the sweet version, with butter and sugar and…

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